Highly visible new position as weekdays operational excellence specialist at T. Marzetti's premier flagship factory, located in beautiful Horse Cave Kentucky. The OpEx Specialist will be responsible for the deployment and results of Marzetti Operational Excellence performance system using Lean and TPM. The Operational Excellence Specialist will learn, lead and coordinate with the weekend OpEx specialist, and site pillar champions to drive process improvements and sustain bottom line results through strong daily management systems found in each pillar. The company is looking for a high energy change agent to help the site develop a new mindset, culture, and the way we do our daily work.
Building Capability - Marzetti Values: Be Perceptive-see work through your customers’ and consumers’ eyes, winning is just the Beginning, Continuous Improvement
Associate Engagement – Marzetti Values: Work Safely, Communicate, Communicate, Communicate, Respect Each Other, Be Positive-You Can Make it Happen, Act with Integrity, Be Accountable –stand behind what you do
Works in an office and manufacturing environment where the employee is regularly required to speak, read and comprehend, sit, stand, walk, reach, lift, grasp, climb and bend while working in a fast-paced production environment. Must be able to push/pull or lift up to 50 pounds for short distances. The Employee may be required to work overtime and/or weekends as needed. The employee is regularly exposed to heat, fumes, odors, dust, oil, slippery floors, moving parts/equipment and non-toxic industrial waste and scrap. The noise level in the plant is loud.
SLIP-RESISTANT/Steel-toed SHOES, Earplugs, safety glasses, hairnets, beard nets (if facial hair exists) are required to be worn/used in accordance with company GMP and Safety standards. Condition of these items must be inspected by employee daily and be replaced when no longer providing the optimal protection of the employee.